Skip to main content
The Daily Republic
MHS marching band places second in Iowa, finals canceled due to weather
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
Kernels go 1-2 against West River foes
Record-setting wrestlers go into MHS hall of fame
Carpenter, Mock earn all-ESD honors
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Kernels earn road win at Pierre
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Raymond Russell Stevens
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
August 2, 2016
$32 million grain terminal opens for business at Britton
BRITTON (AP) — A $32 million grain terminal that has been in the works for more than a decade has opened for business at Britton. A grand opening celebration was held Monday for the Wheaton Dumont Britton Grain Terminal, with Gov. Dennis Daugaard on hand. Elevator officials talked...
August 2, 2016 - 10:30am
July 22, 2016
Insurance company doesn't owe victim in 2013 shooting at Britton
PIERRE — The South Dakota Supreme Court has agreed insurance benefits weren't owed to a young man who had been shot in the head with a handgun by another student. The incident occurred while they were in the shooter's pickup truck in the Britton-Hecla High School parking lot...
July 22, 2016 - 5:23pm
May 25, 2016
Anonymous donors pledge $1M for community center in Britton
BRITTON (AP) — Anonymous donors have pledged $1 million to help build a new community center in Britton to replace the Kidder Gym. Paula Jensen with Glacial Lakes Area Development tells says that the community has been challenged to match that amount this summer for the facility....
May 25, 2016 - 5:37pm
August 27, 2014
Britton man dies in Wednesday accident
LAKE CITY — A Britton man died in a one-vehicle crash Wednesday morning one mile west of Lake City. Donald Allen Monsen, 45, was driving a 1994 Ford LT9000 cement truck east on S.D. Highway 10. He steered sharply into the westbound lane and then sharply back to the eastbound lane,...
August 27, 2014 - 10:34pm
December 16, 2013
Small SD shops make buy-local pitch
Owners finding ways to lure customers from big box stores.
December 16, 2013 - 6:22pm
May 3, 2013
Teen faces charges after gun goes off
BRITTON (AP) -- A Britton-Hecla student faces firearm charges after an accidental shooting at a school parking lot, the Marshall County Sheriff's Office said Thursday. Dusty Groom, 18, of rural Lake City, was showing other students what he thought was an unloaded a .22 caliber...
May 3, 2013 - 6:34am
April 29, 2013
MHS grad helps save man's life
BRITTON -- In a matter of seconds, Brady Maxwell made a decision that saved a man's life. Maxwell, a 19-year-old Mitchell High School graduate, arrived at a convenience store for breakfast around 9 a.m. March 10 in Britton and saw an older man collapsed on the ground inside. ...
April 29, 2013 - 6:57am
October 3, 2012
Governor's Capital For a Day heads to Britton
BRITTON (AP) -- The governor's Capital For a Day program heads to Britton on Wednesday. The festivities begin with a coffee hour with Gov. Dennis Daugaard, a Main Street walk, tours and meetings around town. Residents also are encouraged to attend an afternoon roundtable meeting...
October 3, 2012 - 7:56am
August 11, 2012
Britton to be 'Capital for Day'
PIERRE (AP) -- The northeastern South Dakota town of Britton will be the state's "Capital for a Day" in October. Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Friday that Britton had been chosen to host the event on Oct. 3. The governor and a group of state officials plan to tour the community and...
August 11, 2012 - 4:13am
January 6, 2012
Britton gets a state loan, but Belle Fourche denied
PIERRE -- The state Board of Water and Natural Resources decided Thursday to give financial help to Britton for major renovations to the community's sewer system, but turned down Belle Fourche's request for assistance in purchasing a second loader for its landfill. Belle Fourche...
January 6, 2012 - 4:24pm
November 20, 2010
In Other Words: SDPB picks up where others leave off
I was disappointed but not surprised to see The Daily Republic's brazen attack on public broadcasting in your Nov. 5 editorial. Using the cover of our state budget woes, and the battle cry of "no competition with private enterprise," the article salivated at the prospect of being...
November 20, 2010 - 12:10am